Patrick Kamotho - A Human and Environmental Campaigner Rights Advocate.
Community Advocacy on Environmental and Social Justice
Sunday, 8 September 2013
Be careful reading these quotes, they might just inspire you to do things you dreamed of doing, they might help you succeed and might even make you happier.
"All our dreams can come true - if we have the courage to pursue them"
"Your time is limited, don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma, which is living the result of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinion drowned your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition, they somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary."
“Life is short, live it. Love is rare, grab it. Anger is bad, dump it. Fear is awful, face it. Memories are sweet, cherish it.”
"Don’t say you don’t have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michaelangelo, Mother Teresea, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein."
H. Jackson Brown Jr.
"Fear less, hope more, eat less, chew more, whine less, breathe more, talk less, say more, hate less, love more, and good things will be yours."
“Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.”
"When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us."
"Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present."
"Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude."
"The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will."
"It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed."
"Success does not consist in never making blunders, but in never making the same one a second time."
“I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.”
“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.”
“In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.”
"It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that things are difficult."
"It is only the very wisest and the very stupidest who cannot change."
"Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do."
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit."
"Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare."
"A goal is a dream with a deadline."
"Arriving at one goal is the starting point to another."
“Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.”
“There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.”
“Good things come to those who wait… greater things come to those who get off their ass and do anything to make it happen.”
“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.”
Did you find these quotes inspiring? Let's make this list longer - please add the quotes that inspire you. Either your own or from someone else. Please share your thoughts...